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Africatown Innovation Center Vandalized – Volunteers and Donations Sought

So sometimes you need see things in person, for yourself, and today was one of those times.  I saw the images on Facebook earlier in the weekend and of course they were troubling, however, seeing a SWASTIKA on the wall...

100+ Black Men Turnout at South Shore’s NAAPID Celebration Inspires $100K Investment in Graduating...

SEATTLE – Inspired by the 250+ African-American men that showed up to greet South Shore PK-8 School students with high fives for its recent celebration of National African-American Parent Involvement Day (NAAPID), Detroit-area nonprofit Real Life 101 announced that...

AFRICAN AMERICAN AFFAIRS E-NEWSLETTER 12/28/15

As a community service we are re-posting the newsletter from the Washington State Commission on African American Affairs.   To receive the newsletter log on to: http://caa.wa.gov/index.shtml    The Commission serves as the official state representative of the African American community—advising the...

Dignity 4 Diva’s hosting annual “DIVA DRIVE”

Every day there are homeless women in the Seattle area going without some of the most basic human needs. In order to address this social issue and ensure the dignity of those facing a difficult life transition, Dignity for...

Seattle Sigma’s Collect over 1,300 pounds of food for Thanksgiving

On Saturday, November 21, 2015 Epsilon Epsilon Sigma Chapter collected 1,320 pounds of food in conjunction with Northwest Harvest and Quality Food Centers (QFC) to support families during the Thanksgiving Holiday! Sigma, more than a fraternity, we are the...

Vulcan in evaluation agreement, eyeing Central District’s Promenade 23

So, 1st South Lake Union, then Yesler Terrace, and now the Heart of the Central Area?  According to the the Capitol Hill Blog (Post Below), Paul Allen is looking to redevelop the Promenade 23.    For those with any...

Kimberlé Crenshaw Coming to Town Hall to Discuss Black Lives Matter

This Human Rights Day celebrations puts a spotlight on local organizations and initiatives who are making waves in the community, and places them in context with broader issues happening across America. This year’s program (the city’s 16th annual event!)...

Amazing One Man Show “RODNEY KING” by Roger Guenveur Smith coming to Seattle

The Obie Award-winning soloist Roger Guenveur Smith navigates the tragically abbreviated life and times of the late Rodney King. King’s savage (and videotaped) beating by members of the Los Angeles Police Department in 1991 ignited a deadly riot upon...

Garfield High School hosts Annual Report Card Conference

Seattle - Over 60 volunteers came out give their time to the 9th grade class Report Card Conference (RCC).  The RCC is an event that takes place 3 times per year, usually a week after grades come out, where...

Google Hosts Urban Teens as part of STEM event

On Saturday, March 12, 2016, iUrban Teen (Seattle) hosted the 2nd Annual STEM tour day with Google Seattle staff. During this STEM tour day, over 35 youth and parents toured the Google Seattle facilities as well as learned about...
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